Wednesday, March 18, 2009


Leah Buechley brought up a great idea about using graphite pencils tied with an Arduino. There is a site devoted to Drawing + Arduinos called DRAWDINO. It's really fun what they're doing with making music and drawing circuits:

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

notes on raster vs. vector

Notes about raster and vector files and how to convert raster images to vector (using Illustrator Cs2 or later) for laser-cutting, etc... 

homework #1:

For next week, Feb 25, post on this patterns link five images of patterns you have found interesting.
Also, develop a pattern of your own for digital printing and another (or a variant of the first) for laser-cutting. 
See notes on raster vs. vector and how to prepare your files for the machines.